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The Belstone Fox (1973)

PG | | Drama | September 1976 (USA)
Based on the novel "The Ballad of the Belstone Fox", this heartwarming film chronicles the life of a fox much smarter than the dogs that hunt him. In fact, they never could catch him!

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Asher Smith
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John Kendrick
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Tod
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Cathie Smith
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Jenny Smith
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Stephen Durno
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Based on the novel "The Ballad of the Belstone Fox", this heartwarming film chronicles the life of a fox much smarter than the dogs that hunt him. In fact, they never could catch him!

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fox | hunting | based on novel | See All (3) »

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When you hunt The Belstone Fox...you hunt his way!

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Free Spirit  »

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17 October 2000 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

A sentimental story about a master of fox hounds who falls for the fox. The actors do their best but the script ludicrous. Direction is completely over the top.

A good illustration of why British film making is such a failure


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